Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for OpenStack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenStack over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenStack
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 176 218
Rank change year-on-year -12 +42 +26
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 28 64 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.59% 1.27% 0.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.83% 7.38% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 19 54 27
Leeds median annual salary £59,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.67% +41.18% -43.33%
10th Percentile £46,250 £52,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £48,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £59,000 £65,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -9.23% +52.94% -34.62%

OpenStack is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 732 867 1,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.40% 17.15% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 616 746 964
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%

OpenStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing OpenStack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for OpenStack in Leeds

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack in Leeds.

Salary trend for OpenStack in Leeds

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenStack in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for OpenStack in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT jobs citing OpenStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 21 (75.00%) Linux
1 21 (75.00%) Python
1 21 (75.00%) Ruby
1 21 (75.00%) CloudStack
1 21 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (67.86%) DevOps
2 19 (67.86%) Puppet
2 19 (67.86%) vSphere
3 18 (64.29%) Configuration Management
4 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (57.14%) Unix
4 16 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (57.14%) Cobbler
4 16 (57.14%) Ansible
5 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (35.71%) TeamCity
6 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
6 10 (35.71%) Presales
6 10 (35.71%) Terraform
7 9 (32.14%) Deployment Automation
7 9 (32.14%) XenServer
7 9 (32.14%) Xen
7 9 (32.14%) Oracle
8 8 (28.57%) SQL
8 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
9 7 (25.00%) Google
10 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 6 (21.43%) Scrum
10 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
10 6 (21.43%) RUP

OpenStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (75.00%) CloudStack
2 5 (17.86%) JBoss
2 5 (17.86%) WebLogic
2 5 (17.86%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 16 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) LAN
1 3 (10.71%) NAS
1 3 (10.71%) Network Security
1 3 (10.71%) SAN
1 3 (10.71%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
1 10 (35.71%) TeamCity
2 3 (10.71%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (10.71%) Back Office
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Platform Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) AWS DevOps
2 10 (35.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) AWS Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Architect
3 7 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) DevOps Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 16 (57.14%) Unix
3 5 (17.86%) Windows
4 3 (10.71%) AIX
4 3 (10.71%) Debian
4 3 (10.71%) HPUX
4 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.71%) Solaris
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) DevOps
2 18 (64.29%) Configuration Management
3 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (35.71%) Presales
6 9 (32.14%) Deployment Automation
7 6 (21.43%) DSDM
7 6 (21.43%) RUP
7 6 (21.43%) Scrum
8 3 (10.71%) ITIL
8 3 (10.71%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) Python
1 21 (75.00%) Ruby
2 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
4 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) vSphere
2 9 (32.14%) Xen
2 9 (32.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (67.86%) Puppet
3 16 (57.14%) Ansible
3 16 (57.14%) Cobbler
4 10 (35.71%) Terraform
5 3 (10.71%) SCCM
5 3 (10.71%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) Google
3 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.71%) EnterpriseDB
4 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.57%) HP